Long Beach was the city that taught me so much about diversity and the importance of it. I heard the Pike got hit hard with but I’m not surprised to see people trying to discourage this.
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RT @EireannDolan: We must demand long overdue structural changes to the systems that have been built to protect white privilege. Because racism is the generational trauma that tragically kills in ways that both can and cannot be captured on smartphone video or body cam. https://t.co/CSCGefYIp4 https://t.co/mBTfibqm0S
RT @EireannDolan: Mass protests during a global pandemic remind us that racism is a public health crisis. Police violence, mass incarceration, poisonous water, food deserts, higher infant mortality rates, inequities in healthcare, the disproportionate(!) percentage of black deaths from COVID-19
“This crisis, it isn’t somebody else’s. It belongs to all of us.” This isn’t a time for the “both sides” argument, this is a time to listen to what people are saying and try to understand why tensions have escalated to this point.